Here are Personal Airship forums where you can share airship thoughts and which welcome new members.


http://www.airshipworld.info/forum.html

http://groups.google.com/group/AirShip?hl=en

http://smallblimps.lefora.com/forum/ - - is a new and active forum for collaboratively designing personal skyboats

Here are websites where you will find general airship information.


http://spot.colorado.edu/~dziadeck/airship/introduction.htm

http://www.MyAirship.com
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http://www.clusterballoon.org/ - - proves you don't need an exotic over-priced gas-tight envelope to fly.



Latex balloons are proven man-lifters!
Latex balloons are proven man-lifters!


If these balloons were enclosed in a cheap plastic aerodynamic envelope

and the pilot had an electric prop, he'd be flying an affordable SKYBOAT!




http://www.operation-lta.com/image.html - -
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Alize, French lenticular dirigible


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Theolia Airship was intended to sail across the Atlantic Ocean
using solar electrics and windpower with a water keel. It is the most
beautiful blimp design in the world.